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Teaching Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Part-time

Mersham Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2285-67S
  • Posted:05/09/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:October 2019
  • App Close Date:30/09/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:4th October 2019


We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, committed and caring teaching assistant to work with pupils in KS2. This is a temporary post to cover maternity leave.

We are looking for someone who

  • has high expectations of children and themselves
  • is able to work collaboratively with others
  • is able to take the initiative
  • relishes a challenge
  • possesses a high standard of spoken and written English and mathematics

In return we offer

  • well-behaved, motivated and happy children
  • friendly and supportive staff
  • opportunities for CPD

The successful candidate will be required to work 22.5 hours per week (8:30am to 1:00pm Monday to Friday, term time only + staff development days). The role also includes supervising children at lunchtime.

Visits to the school are encouraged before application. Please contact the school office to arrange.

Mersham Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check

Mersham Primary School is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitable qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.

Information about the school

Mersham Primary School is situated in an attractive village south east of Ashford, just off the A20. This highly successful, popular and friendly rural school currently has 190 pupils on roll, drawn from Mersham itself, the surrounding villages, Ashford and beyond. The playing field and grounds have been substantially developed and resourced to provide exciting opportunities for staff to enhance the entire curriculum through regular Outdoor Classroom activities.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01233) 720190


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.